Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, 1985. Doctor of Technology, Tampere University, Finland, 2005.
Assistant training officer Joint Venture Finnwater, Ntwara, Tanzania, 1984—1985. Lecturer to senior lecturer Tampere University of Technology, 1986—1991. Training officer, project manager Joint Venture Kefinco, Kakamega, Kenya, 1991—1994.
Export manager Chementra Ltd., Viiala, Finland, 1994—1995. Project manager Ryhajarui Protection Fund, Eura, Finland, 1995—2000. Research engineer Finnish Environmental Institute, Helsinki, 2000.
Principal lecturer Hame Polytechnic, Hameenlinna, Finland, since 2000. Member science committee International Dry Toilet Conferences, Tampere, 2003, Tampere, 06.
Member Municipal Council, Viiala, since 2005. Member area council Son of Pirkanervaa, Finland, since 2006. Member of Finnish Association Civil Engineers, Finnish Water Association (board member since 1998), International Water Association.
Married Heli Inkeri Jussila, March 10, 1984. Children: Heini, Hannes, Hasse.